Trying to download larger files, such as a concert recording, for offline playback can take longer than it should depending on the source. Download accelerators, such as the ones on this list, can help expedite the process by downloading different chunks of the file simultaneously and then merge those chunks at the end to form the complete package.
PuTTY is a free and open-source terminal emulator, serial console and network file transfer application.
DownThemAll (or just dTa) is a powerful yet easy-to-use browser extension for Firefox, Chrome and Opera that adds new advanced download capabilities to your browser.
FDM accelerates downloads by splitting files into sections and then downloading them simultaneously.
Internet download manager (IDM) is a tool to manage and schedule downloads. It can boost the speed of download up to 5 times.
The program was no longer updated since January 2014 (version 220.127.116.11) and the official website is no longer available.
It includes the adware OpenCandy which propose to install bad softwares, anyway declinable, but it's suspected of DDOS attacks from ESET too! Read comments for more information.
Orbit Downloader is a Download Manager for Windows with special focus on downloading content from social media websites like Myspace, YouTube, Imeem, Pandora and Rapidshare.
uGet is a lightweight and full-featured Download Manager for Linux and Windows.
The installer may contain other softwares, like EagleGet iNewTab. Be careful during the installation: Forum
EagleGet is a free all-in-one download manager; it can be integrated to Chrome, IE, Firefox, Opera, offering support for HTTP, HTTPS, FTP, MMS and RTSP protocol as well as popular online video websites.
Xtreme Download Manager is a powerful tool to increase download speed up-to 500%, save videos from video sharing sites and integration with ANY browser.
The Amazon Appstore is a place to purchase and download apps for your Android device.
It has dangerous pop-up and pop-under ads. Use an adblocker to be safe
Safest, fastest and simplest way to watch movies and shows online free in HD. No account required, no pop-ups or fake links!.
Slimjet is a fast, smart and powerful web browser based on the Blink engine. It is built on top of the Chromium open source project, on which Google chrome is also based.
Third party security researchers have released reports that claim Hola has numerous vulnerabilities in their client software, leaving users vulnerable to attack. In addition, these reports claim that Hola user's bandwidth was sold and that users are unknowingly part of a "botnet." For more information on the claims and findings refer to the posts here: http://adios-hola.org/ The response to these claims and the vulnerabilities from the Hola CEO can be read on their website here: https://hola.org/blog/the-recent-events-on-the-hola-network/
Hola lets you browse faster, access content blocked by your government, company or ISP and much more.
The program automatically downloads and installs its addons on browsers without the user's permission
Internet Download Accelerator effectively solves three of the biggest problems when downloading files: speed, resuming broken downloads, and management of downloaded files.
The program seems to be no longer updated. Last version, 6.5, released in January 2011, can be still bought from the official website.
GetRight® is a download manager that simply improves and optimizes how you download files from the Internet through faster download speeds, download recovery and resuming...
Multiple folks on Reddit report adware, sandbox'd myself and got multiple viruses and adware in installation, even attempting to label as "not-a-virus;" -- has very malicious bundles. Would recommend tagging as such due to the installer's crap.
The installer prompts you to change your default search provider and install a media player. After installation it opens a webpage with an ad for another software install.
BitComet is a BitTorrent/HTTP/FTP download client with support for modern BitTorrent features, long-term seeding, intelligent disk cache and video preview of downloaded files.
Axel tries to accelerate HTTP/FTP downloading process by using multiple connections for one file. It can use multiple mirrors for a download.
Ninja Download Manager is an Internet download manager and accelerator that dramatically increases download speed and allows you to resume and restart stopped / broken downloads.
iGetter is a full featured download manager and accelerator. It resumes broken downloads and recovers from download errors.
flareGet is a full featured multi-threaded and multisegment download manager for Linux, Windows and Mac. It supports browser integration through addons and many more features.
The program is no longer updated. Last version, 10.0.6.0, released in July 2014, can be still downloaded from the official website.
Download Accelerator Plus accelerates your downloads by downloading from parallel mirror sites.
The company Yazsoft has closed and Speed Download can't be purchased anylonger.
Speed Download 5 combines four amazing products — a turbo-charged download manager with auto-resuming downloads, a fully featured secure FTP client, a file sharing utility with...
MDownloader is a tiny application designed for downloading files available at the most popular file hosting servers. The .NET alternative to the java based jDownloader.